The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Telmatobius dankoi Formas et al., 1999

Loa water frog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Possibly extinct in the wild

Last record: June 2019

 

Distribution

El Loa province, Chile

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Formas, J. R., Northland, I., Capetillo, J., Nuñez, J. J., Cuevas, C. C. and Brieva, L. M. (1999). Telmatobius dankoi, una nueva especie de rana acuatica del norte de Chile (Leptodactylidae) / Telmatobius dankoi, a new species of aquatic frog from northern Chile (Leptodactylidae). Revista Chilena de Historia Natural (in Spanish). 72: 427–445.

 

Other references:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Telmatobius_dankoi

 

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